Delta Cutting ‘Like a Buzzsaw’ Through Oregon-California Border Counties

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Paris set a 19-mph citywide speed limit to try to convince drivers to ditch their cars

Authorities in Paris set 19-mph speed limits on nearly all the city’s roads on Monday. The measure was taken in an effort to reduce pollution and car usage around the city, CNN reported. Bicycle lanes and sidewalks will also be increased to encourage alternative methods of transit. Loading Something is loading. Authorities in Paris set…

Madison Cawthorn is Openly Talking About Civil War At This Point

Donald Trump should never be considered anything approximating normal. Compulsive in his puerile narcissism and clumsy corruption, his presidency was a daily deluge of cruelty, outrage, and inanity, and any revisionist efforts to smooth out the hard edges of his tenure should be swiftly condemned. But it is true that he rose to power in…

Reddit’s teach-the-controversy stance on COVID vaccines sparks wider protest

Protesting Reddit policies — PokemonGo, Futurology among big subreddits going private until Reddit takes action. Jon Brodkin – Aug 31, 2021 5:57 pm UTC Getty Images | SOPA Images Over 135 subreddits have gone dark this week in protest of Reddit’s refusal to ban communities that spread misinformation about the COVID pandemic and vaccines. Subreddits…

Tokyo 2020 men’s football: Richarlison inspires Brazil, Spain held by Egypt, Wood makes history for NZ

Everton striker Richarlison scored a first-half hat-trick as Brazil’s men began their Olympic campaign with a 4-2 victory over Germany.In a repeat of the 2016 Olympic gold-medal match, the defending champions raced into a commanding lead despite Matheus Cunha having a penalty saved.Richarlison scored on the rebound inside seven minutes, before heading home a second…